Red, blue, green! What's the difference? You are too picky.]]> I have to do it exactly right. My boss is very picky.]]>Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.]]>Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.
As a practicing vegetarian and a picky eater, she finds few choices at school.
Picky buyers have limited options when considering existing inventory alone.
The truth is they're not picky eaters, with one case in which authorities found a chicken coop in a tiger shark's stomach.
The bill also lays out some picky design instructions.
And it's even harder if employers are being picky due to a huge population of unemployed workers.
The team witnessed picky, macho males carefully select mates.
Or the questions can seem nit-picky or superficial, and the session can drift in a direction you think frustrating.
If they are that picky about footwear, they will balk at tattoos that aren't covered up.
Part of having a good education in an area is being able to discriminate between a picky detail and a main point.
US scientists are excited about the new bug because it is not as picky as other methanogens about where it lives.
Chemotherapy is another option, but radiation isn't picky about what it kills.
One picky point: the stars would appear to be shifted away from the sun, not towards it.
You're right, and it's not being picky at all, a technology mag shouldn't make these mistakes.
Picky consumers tend to avoid the chemical version, preferring natural flavours.
As yet, those entrepreneurs cannot be too picky about their source of funding in the region.
Two, grocery stores have limited selection compared to specialty stores, and quite a lot of people are picky about their booze.
And while that may seem a bit nit picky, it's actually pretty cool.
It's possible that this difference depends on how picky the wasps are.
But other tabloids are not going to be so picky, particularly the online outlets.
Those mountain brookies are hungry fish usually, and not picky about what they eat.
Be accommodating and don't be too picky about where you sit or what you eat.
If you're not as picky on the specific trip, this might be what you want to do.
Parents with picky eaters will find something their kids will enjoy.
If you're picky, you might want to take your own shampoo and conditioner.
While it may seem a little picky at first, the difference between the two terms is actually quite significant.
Remember, the artist is going to be sticking needles into your skin, so be picky about the tattoo parlor you choose.
Pay attention to the picky details to make the necessary tweaks that solve the problem.
For those who aren't as picky, however, the wine is likely to cost less.